Taromeo Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Taromeo (4306) is a suburb of Brisbane, Ipswich, Queensland. It is about 114 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Taromeo is in the federal electorate of Maranoa.

In the 2011 census the population of Taromeo was 343 and is comprised of approximately 51.0% females and 49.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Taromeo is 49 years of age.

80.9% of people living in the suburb of Taromeo were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 7.1% England, 2.1% New Zealand, 1.5% United States of America, 1.5% Papua New Guinea, 1.2% Netherlands, 0.9% Germany.

95.3% of people living in Taromeo speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.2% Dutch, 0.9% Italian.

The religious makeup of Taromeo is 27.8% No religion, 20.8% Anglican, 17.3% Catholic, 12.0% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.7% Uniting Church, 4.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.9% Christian, nfd, 2.6% Pentecostal, 1.8% Other Protestant, 0.9% Churches of Christ.

51.6% of people are married, 23.0% have never married and 15.0% are divorced and 4.2% are separated. There are 18 widowed people living in Taromeo.

42.4% of the people living in Taromeo over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 40.4% are working on a part time basis. Taromeo has an unemployment rate of 11.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Taromeo are 25.3% Labourers, 19.3% Technicians & trades workers, 12.0% Machinery operators & drivers, 12.0% Community & personal service workers, 10.8% Professionals, 8.4% Managers, 7.2% Clerical & administrative workers, 4.8% Sales workers.

The main industries people from Taromeo work in are 19.8% Construction, 15.1% Manufacturing, 12.8% Health care and social assistance, 11.6% Retail trade, 10.5% Administrative and support services, 10.5% Other services, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 5.8% Education and training, 3.5% Professional, scientific and technical services.

46.1% of homes are fully owned, and 32.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 12.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $292 per week and the median household income is $628 per week.

The median rent in Taromeo is $200 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $725 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Taromeo postcode 4306

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